Deactivating and activating roles - Security Center 5.7

Security Center Administrator Guide 5.7

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For maintenance or troubleshooting purposes, you can deactivate a role without affecting any of its settings and then re-activate it later

What you should know

If you are experiencing issues with your system, sometimes it is helpful to restart a role. Roles are also deactivated so their properties can be modified. .

You must be a system administrator to deactivate or activate a role.


  1. From the home page, open the System status task.
  2. From the Monitor drop-down list, select Roles.

    The roles that are part of your system are listed in the report pane.

  3. Select a role you want to deactivate, and click Deactivate role ().

    The role turns red (inactive) in the report pane.

  4. To reactivate the role, select the role, and click Activate role ().